Archive for October 10th, 2013

October 10th, 2013 - 10:07 pm § in Misc.

Paranoid Neurosis Comes to Politics

Ted Cruz Poll: GOP Gaining Ground From Obamacare Fight Donald  Trump: ‘I’m a Believer in the Tea Party’ Billionaire real estate developer Donald  Trump says he likes what Sen. [Full Story] Read Latest Breaking News from Urgent:[...]

October 10th, 2013 - 9:43 pm § in Politics, The Ave Scene

Ed Murray … Mayor of Seattle!

Spent Sunday  night at a meet up for Ed Murray … well worth the trip! There is no way in my words to express what Murray had to say. The questions .. even those of his supporters … were hard to answer.  Sometimes made even harder because the person asking the question was too much of [...]

October 10th, 2013 - 10:44 am § in Hypocrisy, Schools & Colleges

The Tabloid Science Journals Attack Open Acess

Over at Science, John Bohannon writes of an experiment.  He submitted a phony paper to a large number of open access journals.  “157 of the journals had accepted the paper and 98 …rejected it. Of the remaining 49 journals, 29 seem to be derelict: websites abandoned by their creators[...]

October 10th, 2013 - 9:08 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Cuts In Military Aid To Egypt Endanger Israel

Jerusalem – Israel hopes the U.S. decision to cut aid to Egypt will not affect the two countries’ historic peace deal, a Cabinet minister said Thursday, insisting that Israeli-Egyptian ties remain as close as ever. Gilad Erdan, the minister responsible for civil defense, said Israel and Egy[...]